• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Soldiers' Rest Cemetery (Confederate)

Soldiers' Rest Statue

Soldiers' Rest Monument

NPS Photo

History
Interments

Did You Know?

USS Cairo ca. 1862

The USS Cairo was only in service for 11 months before making history as the first U.S. marine vessel to be sunk by an electronically detonated mine.